English as a Second Language classes develop your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills for work, education and everyday communication! This class is for beginner English language learners with a focus on common phrases and building and a foundational English proficiency.
Four levels are available. Classes will meet each Tuesday and Thursday from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Visit the Welcome Center or call 816.300.0531 for more information
Gain the skills to save a life in American Red Cross Lifeguard Training. In this course for ages 15 and older, learn how to keep people safe in and around the pool. The comprehensive course offers up-to-date information on how to guard by anticipating and preventing problems before they occur and how to take action to help those in danger when necessary. The course includes accident prevention, guarding techniques, pool management and even more safety skills.
All Y locations will be closed in observance of Easter on Sunday, April 21, 2019.
Children ages 6-12 use their imagination to turn ordinary items into creations of their invention! This class allows children to think of a problem and a solution and bring it to life!
This program is free for Y members. For more information, visit the Welcome Center or call 816.224.9622.
Join Kathy for grilled burgers and gold croquet. Meet at 5 p.m. in the Y lobby or at the location. Please bring a side dish to share. The cost is $2 when you register at the Welcome Center (to help off-set the main dish) and $5 at the door to play.
Step back in time with the Jamesport Chamber's Amish Country Tour through the Amish farmlands, country shops and stores, and more. Learn all about the Amish, their customs, lifestyle and beliefs. Experience an Amish dinner at Gingerich Dutch Pantry. After, enjoy shopping and a Clydesdale-drawn carriage ride. Tour includes round trip transportation on a Crossroads Motorcoach, lunch, guided tour, carriage ride and staff escort. Sign up early for early-bird registration of $63/per person until March 20; $73 thereafter. Cost does not include the $2-$3 driver gratuity. Register at the Welcome Center to secure your spot.
On Saturday, April 27, Platte County Community Center North is celebrating the Healthy Kids Day®, the Y’s national initiative to improve the health and well-being of kids and families.
Join us for free activities for the whole family, including healthy snacks, vendors, demonstrations, games and more!
For more information, visit the Welcome Center, or call 816.858.0114.
Join Ys throughout the metro for our annual YMCA Healthy Kids Day®. Ys will offer free community events to motivate and teach families how to develop and maintain healthy routines throughout the summer months.
Activities will include fun active play and educational activities to keep kids moving and learning. Join the fun at a free event at a Y near you.
On Saturday, April 27, the Olathe Family YMCA is celebrating the Healthy Kids Day®, the Y’s national initiative to improve the health and well-being of kids and families.
Join us for free activities for the whole family, including kid-friendly group exercise classes, a bounce house, JoCo Be Smart, MyPlate activities, a Safety Around Water class, summer day camp fun, kids chiropractic screenings and more.
For more information, visit the Welcome Center, or call 913.393.9622.